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  • Ladies of Kaleva to meet September 30, 2022
    VIRGINIA — Lokka Tupa #1, Ladies of Kaleva, will meet Monday, October 3 at 12 p.m. at Kaleva Hall, 125 3rd St. N., in Virginia. The post Ladies of Kaleva to meet first appeared on Hometown Focus | Northland news & stories.
  • Women’s club will plan Halloween party September 30, 2022
    PIKE TOWNSHIP —The Pike Sandy Women’s Club will meet Tuesday, October 4 at 7 p.m. at Pike Town Hall. Hostesses will be Sandy Stahl and Bonnie Avikainen. The club will continue planning the community Halloween party, with bingo and a quilt raffle, to be held Halloween night at Pike Town Hall. Those interested in participating […]
  • Slovenian Union to meet October 2 September 30, 2022
    AURORA — The Slovenian Union of America Branch 35 will meet Sunday, October 2 at 1:30 p.m. at the Aurora American Legion. New members are welcome. Coffee an’ will be served. The post Slovenian Union to meet October 2 first appeared on Hometown Focus | Northland news & stories.
  • Finnish pianist to present free concert September 30, 2022
    VIRGINIA — Kati Arikoski Johnson will present a piano concert Sunday, October 16 at 2 p.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 901 4th St. S., Virginia. She is sponsored by Finnish Americans and Friends of Hibbing. Johnson studied at the Turku Art Academy in Finland received a master’s degree from the Royal Danish Academy of Music […]
  • AAUW announces Virginia candidate forum September 30, 2022
    VIRGINIA — The Virginia Area American Association of University Women (AAUW) is sponsoring a candidate forum Wednesday, October 12 from 4 – 6 p.m. for the Virginia mayoral and city councilor race. The forum will be held at the Minnesota North College-Mesabi Range Virginia campus auditorium. The candidates will introduce themselves, answer pre-determined questions, and […]
  • VHS class of 1972 will meet for lunch September 30, 2022
    VIRGINIA — The Roosevelt High School (Virginia) class of 1972 is holding its monthly lunch Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at 11:30 a.m. at the Village Inn in Virginia. Classmates and spouses are welcome. RSVP to Mary S. by calling 218-780-7746. The post VHS class of 1972 will meet for lunch first appeared on Hometown Focus […]
  • VFD plans open house September 30, 2022
    VIRGINIA — The Virginia Fire Department will hold an open house Tuesday, October 11 from 4 – 7 p.m. The event includes food, children’s activities, an obstacle course, rescue demonstrations, fire and life safety vendors, vehicle displays, and fire pups. The open house will be at the Virginia Fire Hall, 115 N. 4th Ave. The […]
  • Sons of Norway to meet September 30, 2022
    VIRGINIA — Sons of Norway Haarfager Lodge 40 will meet Thursday, October 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Virginia City Hall Club Room. The lodge’s Must Go Silent Auction will be held, with proceeds going to the Sons of Norway Foundation. Anyone interested in Norwegian culture and heritage is invited to attend. The post Sons […]
  • Meeting to focus on Medal of Honor recipient September 30, 2022
    HIBBING — Finnish Americans and Friends invite the public to hear the story of Minnesota Medal of Honor recipient Dale Wayrynen on Tuesday, October 4 at 2 p.m. Wayrynen made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam, where he served with the 101st Airborne Division. The presentation will be held at Grace Lutheran Church, 4010 9th Ave. […]
  • IRHS sets annual meeting September 30, 2022
    EVELETH — The Iron Range Historical Society (IRHS) will hold its annual meeting Saturday, October 8, 1 – 3 p.m. at Mesabi Station, 111 Station 44. Rd, Eveleth. The featured speaker will be Mary Palcich Keyes of Hibbing, local historian and “Years of Yore” columnist for Mesabi Tribune. Her topic will be Dr. Archibald “Moonlight” […]
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